With the recent success of Jay Z in the realm of the sports world; it would only make sense for other entertainers to give it a try as well, and that’s exactly what the Young Money boss is about to do.
TMZ is reporting that rapper Lil’ Wayne is jumping into the sports management game, and his first signing will be worldwide soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo. According to the report, the sports loving rapper’s personal friendship with Ronaldo is said to be the main reasoning for the coming partnership; however it makes perfect financial sense for both as well. Weezy is a huge staple of American entertainment, and with Ronaldo’s star burning brighter than ever in the US, with his World Cup coverage seen by millions upon millions.
Wayne’s company will be handling the full bracket of Ronaldo’s affairs in the US, from marketing to endorsement deals and of course modeling; of which he’s already known for across the globe. And if you’re wondering how Ronaldo’s feeling about the new power move, you need not look any further than his twitter page:
— Cristiano Ronaldo (@Cristiano) July 24, 2014